Reviews and Problems with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Pt 1 (PS3, 360) – Reviewed
7 September 2013
Excerpt: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 is EA’s latest attempt to provide Potter fans with that magical experience they have longed for. The game coincides with the release of the blockbuster movie but does it deliver in the same way?
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 the Videogame Review
26 September 2011
Excerpt: I'm sure someone thought a Potter-themed Gears of War clone sounded great at some point. Given the critical panning previous games in the EA movie-license series have suffered, there was definitely a good reason to change things up.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 Review
29 August 2011
Summary: There is a lot good about " Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallows Pt 2 ". It looks fantastic recreating characters and world of the movies incredibly along with the story. It even manages to control responsively with tight controls.
Excerpt: The books and movies are loved by many, but praise for Harry Potter games has often been elusive. I was as disappointed by last year’s Deathly Hallows: Part 1 as most folks, so I’m happy to say that this follow-up has provided a small bit of redemption.
Pros: + Better pacing and gameplay than Deathly Hallows: Part 1.
Cons: - Still a thoroughly average and repetitive adventure; most of the final battles lack gravitas; the Battle of Hogwarts isn’t very epic., ? Who greenlit the idea of having TWO playable elderly ladies? Sigh.
Conclusion: A stripped down version of the last game, which wasn’t that hot either, and removing the pointless XP system and terrible Kinect experience just makes Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 even more bare bones.
Conclusion: Concept: Put the movie-based Harry Potter games out of their misery
Graphics: The highest praise I can muster is that the characters sort of look like their real-life counterparts
Sound: Familiar music and voices, but nothing outstanding
Playability: While it plays better than the last entry, that...